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Long Beach-San Diego Bus Schedule
Long Beach to San Diego bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||2h 20m|
|Trips per day||8|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Long Beach to San Diego right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Long Beach to San Diego?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $16.00 was the low point for bus fares from Long Beach to San Diego. Buses from San Diego to Long Beach are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $16.00 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $6.60 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 26 minutes to cover the 94 miles (152 kilometers) from Long Beach, CA to San Diego, CA. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to San Diego, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Long Beach?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Long Beach to San Diego, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Long Beach to San Diego every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Long Beach to San Diego; ticket prices start at $50.10.
What bus companies travel from Long Beach to San Diego?
There is one bus company that operates from Long Beach to San Diego. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
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Where does the bus leave from in Long Beach?
Most buses depart from the main station in Long Beach, California:
- Bus Terminal - 1498 Long Beach Blvd
Where does the bus arrive in San Diego?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in San Diego, California:
- Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave
- San Ysidro Transit Ctr
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